Events in Wollongong

‘Embrace Equity’ IWD Art Exhibition

This year’s International Women’s Day Exhibition will be celebrating the theme ‘EMBRACE EQUITY.’ IWD is celebrated annually around the world on the 8th March to mark a call to action for accelerating women’s equality.

In its 22nd year, the IWD Art Exhibition in Wollongong is again showcasing the work of thirty diverse local artists from the Wollongong area.

The exhibition celebrates the rich and dynamic creative art practices of 30 contemporary artists with a diverse range of artworks in mediums including collage, textiles, limited edition prints, digital media, photography, drawing, sculpture, artist books, ceramics and paintings, from local emerging and established artists.

The Illawarra International Women’s Day Art Exhibition is held at Project Contemporary Artspace and will run from Wednesday 1st March to Sunday 19th March 2023. Gallery Hours are Wednesday to Friday 11 am – 5 pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 12 to 4 pm.

This year the Exhibition will be officially opened by Sam Wild (ADD Description) on Saturday 4th March at 6pm at Project Contemporary Artspace with performances by musicians Dirt Road Days, and poets Adara Enthaler and Selena Buckham.

Don’t miss out on your chance to come along and celebrate the fantastic talent of the 33 artists who are showcasing their creative contribution to our dynamic cultural, social, economic and political life of the Illawarra.

Facilities & Inclusions

  • Carpark
  • Public Toilet